Addition Financial Arena

University of Central Florida

Notable Events:


Lady Gaga (sold out); Carrie Underwood (sold out); Elton John (sold out); Katy Perry (sold out); Tyler, The Creator (sold out); Tool (sold out); Reba McEntire (sold out); Hillsong United (sold out); Kevin Hart, Bob Dylan, Miranda Lambert, Lady A, Adam Sandler, DJ Tiesto, Paw Patrol Live! 


Achievements:


Addition Financial Arena continues to rank as one of the top performing arenas in the world by Pollstar Magazine. The venue was also recently ranked as the #3 Meeting & Banquet Facility in Central Florida by the Orlando Business Journal.


Background:


Addition Financial Arena is located on the campus of the University of Central Florida, which is currently the second largest university in the United States with over 68,000 students and 13,000 faculty and staff.


Positioned in one of the world’s major entertainment districts, Orlando, FL, Addition Financial Arena boasts 10,000 seats, 19 luxury suites, a club lounge, and a 1,400-seat space known as The Venue at UCF. Surrounding the arena is Knights Plaza, a 31 acre retail, restaurant, and housing space.


Addition Financial Arena has become a desired destination for live entertainment in the Central Florida area since opening in 2007. It offers a variety of facilities and services that allows it to meet the various needs of promoters and event organizers. It has become locally renowned through its partnerships with national and local promoters, which enables it to host celebrated entertainers, family-oriented shows, and even special events that compete with local and national venues. It is the proud home of the UCF Men’s and Women’s basketball teams, with The Venue at UCF housing the UCF Women’s volleyball team. 


In the community surrounding the arena, there are a number of hotels, restaurants, and retail stores, creating an atmosphere for visitors that allows them to arrive early and stay late for events at the arena. Within 40 minutes of Addition Financial Arena, visitors can enjoy amusement parks, beaches, and downtown Orlando.